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how do I unmount my phone

I am confused . Do I need to mount a new sd card or phone or usb stick or external hdd drive every time I plug it in? And I cannot see them if I accidentally close them. I do not know how to eject ...
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when I start my computer I can see my flash drive. But when I click it…it goes away

When I start my computer. I can see my flash drive. But when I click it it goes away. How can I show it again. (something similar to 'mycomputer' in windows)
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Determine if a USB HDD has bad sectors/blocks

How do I scan for bad sectors/blocks on a portable USB HDD using Ubuntu? The first thing I want to do is determine how many bad sectors/blocks the drive has (if any). The next thing I want to do is ...
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Cannot access external usb HDD after DBus error

I have a interesting problem. When I plugged my external usb hdd into my desktop PC, Ubuntu showed me that: DBus error org.gtk.Private.RemoteVolumeMonitor.Failed: An operation is already pending A ...
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front usb wont mount harddrives, internal usb ports do

I have noticed something in my new build, i am using Ubuntu desktop newest version my motherboard is the asus f1a75-m pro R2.0 with the usb ports in the back all my NTFS hard disks or usb sticks work ...
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USB 3.0 drive not working in Kubuntu 12.10

I have a laptop that has USB 3.0 ports only and my portable HD doesn't work on it. I have a desktop that runs the same version of Kubuntu and same kernel version but has USB 2.0 ports, the portable ...
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USB external drive is not recognized by any OS, how to troubleshoot in Ubuntu?

First of all I would like to inform you that I saw a question similar to mine but the error was different, so here's my problem... I have an external HD samsung s2 model of 500GB and a day to day ...
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optimise data transfer speed from an external USB 3.0 docking?

What can I do to optimise the data transfer speed from an external USB 3.0 docking? I have two HDDs inserted into the docking device, and I have it connected via only USB 3.0 on my laptop (blue ...
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My computer set my external hard disk as read-only after I upgraded it to 11.10

I have an HP Compaq 6910p that I upgrade into 11.10 a month ago. It works nicely with only one disability so far. I can't change anything in my external hard disk. It is connected through a USB 3.0. ...